Oval Wood Sewing Box

Western Arctic


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collected 1948-1957

Wood, alder dye, metal, and seal skin

Overall: 8 1/2 × 9 × 10 in. (21.6 × 22.9 × 25.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Sally Carrighar



Place Made: Unalakleet, United States, North America


20th century

Object Name

Personal Gear: Box

Research Area

Native American

Native American: Arctic-Western Arctic

Not on view


Sally Carrighar (1895-1985) writer and naturalist who spent ten years in the Arctic; given to present collection, 1966.

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